Your Guide to Buying Blinds from Select Blinds Canada

If you’re looking to buy yourself some new blinds or shades, you’re probably asking yourself some of these very common questions. To make your shopping process simple and easy, we’ve put together a list of FAQs to help you. Read on for the answers to your top questions when it comes to buying blinds online!

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FAQs: How to Buy Blinds Online

These are the questions customers just like you ask us the most! Keep reading to make buying blinds online with Select Blinds Canada a perfect experience.

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5 DIY Installation Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make

Installing your own blinds can be very simple and easy – as long as you follow our instruction guides for the secrets to a flawless DIY project. To make sure you avoid the common pitfalls, here are the DIY installation mistakes you really, really don’t want to make!

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When we say our DIY blinds are easy to install on your own, we mean it. Even if you’re a beginner DIYer, you can successfully install your new blinds in a snap. Just so long as you don’t fall into the traps of these very common mistakes.

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Inside Mount vs Outside Mount: What’s the Difference?

If you’re shopping for new window blinds, you’re probably learning a bunch of terms you never really thought much about before. For example, terms like “inside mount” and “outside mount.” If you’re wondering what the difference is with these mount types, keep reading. Find out what inside mount and outside mount mean and why each option is ideal for different reasons.

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How to Choose Window Coverings for Patio Doors

Once upon a time, everyone had vertical blinds for patio doors – everyone! Not only are today’s vertical blinds way nicer and more versatile than the ones of the past, but there are several other options that work perfectly for patio doors, as well. Read on to find out how to choose window coverings for your patio doors.

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How Do You Dress a Patio Door Window?

There are several different types of window coverings you can try for your patio doors. So, how do you choose window treatments for patio doors?  Here is the rundown of the top treatments we recommend for patio doors:

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How to Shop for Blinds on a Budget

Looking for anything on a budget can be a challenge. Luckily, we’re shoppers, too. We know how important it is to find good quality products for your home without breaking the bank. Read on to find out everything you need to know about how to shop for blinds on a budget.

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Budget Doesn’t Have to Mean Cheap

When someone says they’re on a tight budget, that just means they want to spend less, not get less. No one wants to get an inferior product that won’t last. That’s why we have invested the time and effort into ensuring even our most budget-friendly blinds are still made with the same quality craftsmanship our customers have come to expect from Select Blinds Canada.

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No Tools Installation Window Coverings

Measuring and installing your own window treatments is a cinch – even if you don’t know the first thing about using a drill. But if you are renting an apartment and you aren’t allowed to drill permanent holes anywhere, don’t fret. You can still get the window treatments you love without making a single hole thanks to our No Tools Installation Headrail products. Keep reading to find out how they work!

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The Benefits of a No Tools Installation Headrail

There are several benefits and advantages to choosing our No Tools Installation tension headrails instead of traditional blinds or shades. Here is a quick peek at a few of those bonuses:

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